Stefon Adams is a High Point native who played football, basketball, and ran track at Southwest Guilford High School. He played football at East Carolina University, where he caught 47 passes and rushed for three touchdowns in his career. He was chosen in the third round of the 1985 National Football League draft by the Oakland Raiders where he played for four seasons. He also played for the Cleveland Browns and Miami Dolphins during his career. Adams played in 65 NFL games as a defensive back, punt returner, kickoff returner, and special teams’ performer. He intercepted two passes, recorded a safety, and recovered six fumbles in his career. Adams also played in the World Football League, the Arena League, and Canadian Football League. He has been a high school football assistant coach and is the co-founder of Next Level Youth Sports Camps. Adams is a member of the NFL Players Association and the NFL Alumni Association.